Story Categories: Center for Leadership & Engagement

 
A ribbon cutting ceremony for the opening of Wagner's office at Port Richmond High School (along with a new gym, health center, etc). The Port Richmond Partnership Leadership Academy students meet here. With Samantha Siegel, Arlette Cepeda, Kevin Farrell, Richard Guarasci, Carin Guarasci.
August 22, 2016
President Richard Guarasci and Principal Tim Gannon celebrating with Wagner staff and PRHS students at the high school’s new college-readiness office when it opened early last year. South by Southwest — SXSW, for those in the know — is synonymous with “leading edge” in all things cultural. [...] Keep reading →
 
Port Richmond Partnership Community Engagement Summit
April 22, 2016
At the inaugural Port Richmond Partnership Community Engagement Summit on April 19, leaders and change-makers from all parts of Staten Island came together to exchange ideas, meet each other, make connections, and build productive partnerships to address local needs. From the Borough President’s [...] Keep reading →
 
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April 11, 2016
Wagner College is proud to announce the appointment of Kevin Bott, Ph.D., as its new dean for civic engagement, effective Aug. 15. Since 2010, Bott has been a staff leader in Imagining America, an organization dedicated to the support of artists and scholars in public life. Bott will lead Wagner’s [...] Keep reading →
 
Actress Ali Stroker speaks to a full house, including students from Lifestyles for the Disabled.
February 12, 2016
On Wednesday, Feb. 10, Wagner College hosted a conversation with actor Ali Stroker. Stroker made her Broadway debut as Anna in Deaf West’s revival of “Spring Awakening,” where she was the first actress in a wheelchair to appear on a Broadway stage. https://youtu.be/RmQ2WKWc178 A 2009 NYU [...] Keep reading →
 
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January 19, 2016
Wagner College will host a conversation with actor Ali Stroker on Wednesday, Feb. 10 at 1 p.m. in Spiro Hall 2. The program is free, and the public is invited. Stroker is making her Broadway debut as Anna in Deaf West’s revival of “Spring Awakening,” playing at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre through [...] Keep reading →
 
December 17, 2015
From August through December 2015 AUGUST: Port Richmond Partnership Leadership Academy begins its second summer program: 27 Port Richmond High School students got to know each other this past summer and embark on a common journey, a three-year college access and leadership development program. This [...] Keep reading →
 
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August 24, 2015
Strike up a conversation with the guy ahead of you at any supermarket checkout on Staten Island and odds are he didn’t go to college. Neither did the construction foreman who lives next door, or the young woman around the corner who works on Wall Street. They’re among the overwhelming majority [...] Keep reading →
 
August 19, 2015
FROM JANUARY TO MAY 2015 JANUARY: Bonner Leadership Program Winter Training: Students from had a week-long training session to prepare them for the beginning of a new semester. The training included a retreat in New Jersey, a visit to The Bonner Foundation and and several field trips to the boroughs [...] Keep reading →
 
August 13, 2015
Award winners Diane Arneth, Zeinab Eyega, Rev. Terry Troia and Maria Morales On Wednesday, Sept. 16 from 6 to 9 p.m., Wagner College will host the annual New York Women’s Foundation Neighborhood Dinner, held this year to celebrate women leaders on Staten Island. The dinner is hosted in a different [...] Keep reading →
 
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July 17, 2015
July 17, 2015 Chokehold to embrace: Eric Garner play is moving meditation on race by LAUREN STEUSSY “Every time you see me, you think I’m different because I speak a different language, but you just don’t get it.” The sentence started with the lesser-known phrase spoken by Eric Garner as cell [...] Keep reading →